Sunday Dec. 10 from 2 to 4 p.m.
Publishing Advice for Writers
Rosalie Morales Kearns, founder of Shade Mountain Press, will talk about what writers need to know about approaching publishers and literary agents with their manuscripts.
If you’re thinking of starting a novel, you’ve just finished a draft, or you have a polished manuscript ready to submit, you’ll get useful pointers on next steps.
Register online or call the information desk at 518-810-0314.
Wednesday, Dec. 13, from 2 to 4 p.m.
Crafternoons: Sock Snowmen
Transform your loneliest single socks into cute treasure with this fun and easy craft.
Please bring a sharp pair of scissors and at least one white sock to class. A second sock of any color is recommended. All other materials provided. Registration required.
Call the information desk at 518-810-0314.
Thursday, Dec. 14 at 6 p.m.
Film Noir Series with Lenny Zapala
Film expert and Menands Public Library director, Lenny Zapala, is returning for another year-long film series. The series is titled “Film Noir” and will include many of the defining films of the genre – and don’t forget Lenny’s introduction and comments after the films too. This month, Out of the Past with Robert Mitchum and Jane Greer.
“Film historians consider Out of the Past a superb example of film noir due to its complicated, dark storyline, dark cinematography and classic femme fatale.”
Wednesday, Dec. 13 at 6 p.m.
Emergency Preparedness for Families and Children
Join a local author to learn how to develop a well-defined action plan in the event of an emergency or evacuation.
Children ages 5 and up are welcome to attend, but must be accompanied by an adult. Presented by CDPHP.
Registration is required. Call the information desk at 810-0314.